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Merrill Lynch Says 2 Land Drillers Have Massive Upside Potential

If any sector has been taking a beating it’s energy, and the price of crude continued the downward spiral last week to under $50 again. With West Texas Intermediate 20% ...
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RBC Has 5 Top Drillers and Oilfield Services Stocks to Buy

History often repeats itself, especially in the stock market. As the U.S. oilfield services industry rallies back from a brutal sell-off, one Wall Street firm says stick with what has ...
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Why Sentiment Is Very Positive for Land Drillers at Energy Conference

Despite the tug-of-war over oil inventories and the future price direction for oil, one thing is for sure. When it comes to what investors and energy industry experts like the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AOL, Cisco, Etsy, GoDaddy, MannKind, Virtu, Caterpillar, Nokia and More

Stocks were up very slightly Monday morning, on the heels of a rate cut in China and after a strong week before. While stocks are close top all-time highs, the ...
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UBS Says to Buy the Big 3 Land Drillers Now

With oil bursting through the $60 level, some people are starting to get bullish again as they sense that maybe the worst is over. With the oil rig count now ...
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Oil Tanker

5 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy

The oil and energy sector is in a rough spot. Still, a Federal Reserve report showed less-bad expectations even as rig counts are still on the decline. Still, West Texas ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Marathon, Marvell, Starbucks, Vale and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday morning. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each morning of the week to find new trading and investment ideas for ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Brocade, IAC, Nabors, Priceline, Teva, Yamana Gold

Stocks were indicated lower on the last day of the first quarter, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 are borderline up-down for the year. With the bull ...
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Analyst Has 3 Oil Stocks to Buy and 2 to Sell Now

BMO Capital Markets has just released its coverage for a group of major oil and gas stocks. Recently, oil has made a slight recovery after having fallen over 50% from its highs ...
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Why Credit Suisse Says Not to Buy Oil Service Stocks, Yet …

In the view of Credit Suisse, now is not the time to buy oilfield services (OFS) stocks because the downside risk is too great. The firm further detailed in the ...
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Drilling Rig

Oilfield Services Stocks May Not Have a Way to Escape Low Crude Prices

Oilfield services company Helmerich & Payne Inc. (NYSE: HP) said Wednesday that the company’s rig count will fall from its current total of 287 to around 240 by the end ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: GoPro, Twitter, Sarepta, Yodlee and More

Despite the market volatility and despite the earnings season floodgates being wide open, investors keep signaling that they will buy dips and seek oversold or overlooked stocks. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Apple, CSC, Kellogg, Raytheon, Toyota and More

Stocks were looking firm on Tuesday after Monday's drop turned out to not be as deep as feared. Investors are proving able and willing to step in and look for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Auxilium, Ericsson, GoldCorp, McDonald’s, Micron, Sarepta and More

Stocks were firm on Wednesday morning after two days of selling. With markets close to all-time highs, most investors still seem eager to find bargains or overlooked equity stories. 24/7 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Brightcove, Exxon, GM, Mylan, Petrobras, Twitter and Many More

Stocks were looking for direction ahead of Friday's key durable goods report. Investors still want upside from stocks, even if they feel the bull market of five and a half ...
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